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delayed allergic reaction to bee sting

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Bee sting allergy: Venom does not cause a delayed reaction, it causes an immediate reaction. What you have is undoubtedly an infection. Whether it is an infection that r ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
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39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: If you feel you still need it, but don't exceed recommended daily dose for diphenhydramine from all sources (300 mg /day), depends on the reaction too ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosch
48 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Venom anaphylaxis : If you had an immediate reaction other than at the site of the sting such as hives, breathing, consciousness, blood pressure, gastrointestinal, or hea ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaai
13 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Insect sting allergy: In case of anaphylaxis reaction to insect sting, you should have the diagnosis confirmed by either blood or skin testing to the suspected insects. Pre ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Vegh
37 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes, differ manifest: Immediate reactions, ige antibody mediated, are the ones associate with dangerous anaphylaxis (airway obstruction, blood pressure drop, wheezing , hiv ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
It could start: Immediately after the sting.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
41 years experience in Periodontics
Papain: Mix vinegar, baking soda, and meat tenderizer into a paste. Meat tenderizer contains an enzyme called papain that can break down toxins in bee venom.
A female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience in Pediatrics
Allergic reaction: Symptoms of allergic reaction to a bee sting include swelling at site of sting, hives, swelling of lips, tongue and face, wheeze or difficulty breathi ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
bee sting allergy: Antihistamines may not be enough but have them anyway as well as zantac 2 tabs . Is there no epi pen in the whole country? Discuss with an allergist ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Overholt
25 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Toxic reaction: Allergic reactions to bee stings tend to occur within minutes. Swelling at the site of envenomation after two hours sounds like a normal toxic reacti ... Read More
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